Inevitably, Budlight provokes the odd pun. So if you are bubbling over with excitement at the thought that this might be a most refreshing tulip, then you are right to do so. Budlight has that classic, waisted lily tulip shape that is so easy on the eye. The base of the flower is has the clear gold colour you find in the best golding hop fading smoothly to a creamy, foamy white at the top. Gosh - almost like a glass of Bud Light! This is no ordinary yellow tulip, we think it is a must in any garden, but if your scheme does not include beautiful yellows, why not have a look a some of the other tulips for sale here.
This is a tulip to be planted in drifts when it is most effective, although in containers you could plant a double layer for a massed effect. At between 45-55cms tall, Budlight is a mid-border tulip. In full sun, you will see one of the most subtly coloured cream and lemon-gold tulips there is. Planted in semi shade the colours are less vivid, but the flowering period can run into June. Its stems are strong so it does better than most tulip sin a windy spot, and it makes a perfect cut flower. For fun, try interplanting it with other tulips such as Burning Heart, Apeldoorn or even Burgundy Lace. Alternatively why not choose from our selection of wallflower seedlings which complement tulips so well.
4.2% alcohol. Bud Light is the best selling beer in the USA and is the flagship beer in the Anheuser-Busch stable. However, ultimately it dulls the sense and helps you put on weight. Unlike its namesake tulip which puts a smile on your lips without that inch on your hips. So treat yourself to a Budlight. Go on... plant one.